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Pauline Strong, Director HRC 3.360, Mailcode F1900, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-2654

Welcome to the Institute

The Humanities Institute offers an array of university and public humanities programs designed to bring people from various walks of life together to share perspectives and insights on the meanings, joys, and challenges of being human. Our motto is "thinking in community," and we warmly invite you to be an integral part of our dialogue. Explore our website, join our mailing list, attend our events, become a supporter. And by all means contact us about any ideas you may have for collaboration. Looking forward to our conversations!     Pauline Strong, Director

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Difficult Dialogues

Spring 2014 Public Forum

Spring 2014 Forum

Spring 2013 Public Forum

The Future of Global Education

Current Difficult Dialogues Classes



Sat • Oct 25

Telling: Austin 2014

B. Iden Payne Theatre, 300 E 23rd St, Austin, TX 78712
7:00 PM

Wed • Nov 5

"Pandemics and Human Rights": Difficult...

Santa Rita Suite (3.502), Texas Union Building
7:00 PM

Thu • Nov 13

Rebecca Solnit: The Encyclopedia of...

Prothro Auditorium at the Harry Ransom Center
7:00 PM

Thu • Nov 20

LaToya Ruby Frazier: Riveted

Visual Arts Center
6:00 PM

Wed • Feb 18

Eugenia Lean, Paul and Mary Ho...

AVAYA Auditorium Peter O'Donnell, Jr. Building (POB) 2.302
7:00 PM
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